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Planning Enforcement Investigations Officer
  • Employer: Castle Point Borough Council
  • Reference: CPBC/21/141316
  • Published: Tue 19/01/2021, 16:30 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 05/02/2021, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 20 hours per week, Working Pattern(s) to be agreed with the candidate, occasional weekend working
  • Salary: £23,080 to £25,991 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Essex

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Planning Enforcement Investigations Officer

We are looking to appoint a part time Planning Enforcement Investigations Officer to investigate potential planning breaches. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work as part of a small team, lead on and manage your own work.

You will be responsible for investigating enforcement complaints, writing reports in assessing the potential impact of any breach, and recommending a suitable course of action, and taking that action where agreed by managers.

The ideal candidate will be a good verbal and written communicator and be able to demonstrate the required attributes to provide suitable planning advice with confidence.

The successful candidate will work 20 hours per week. Flexibility can be applied to working hours, but it is expected that the Officer will be available for site visits during the day, and very occasional evening/ weekend working where its necessary for enforcement investigations.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Matthew Besant on 01268 882389 or at

Please apply online via the Council’s website (link below) where a full Job Description and Person Specification are also available.

Alternatively you may request an application pack by telephoning 01268 882293/4 or by e-mailing .  CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date: 4.00pm Friday 5th February 2021

This Council is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees to share this commitment.

Castle Point Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.